Focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
L to R: Patrick Leonard, Ross Kluczinske, Rep. Dan Knodl, Morgan Vanderschaegen, Tyler Ross and Dr. Mohamed Ayoub at the 13th Annual UW System Posters in the Rotunda, Madison, April 13, 2016.
The S.T.E.M. Club meets during the noon hour (12:00 - 12:50 p.m.) in Room 228 on the following dates:
|12/12/18||Milk Fireworks||Liz Jesse and Tom Zinnen
Biotechnology Center Outreach
|11/14/18||Exercise Science||Dr. Kristian O'Connor
Professor, Dept. of Kinesiology
|11/7/18||Chemistry is Out of This World||UWM at WC Chemistry Students|
|10/31/18||Antagonistic Molecules in Biology:
S-Nithrosothiols and Beyond
|Dr. Qadir Timerghazin
Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Chemistry
|10/17/18||Clinical Research on Psilocybin||Dr. Paul Hutson
Professor, School of Pharmacy
|10/10/18||2018 Nobel Prize Winners
Physics and Chemistry
|S.T.E.M. Club Faculty
|9/26/18||Overview of the S.T.E.M. Club||Dr. Mohamed Ayoub
Professor of Chemistry
UWM at Washington County
Established in 2000, the S.T.E.M. club encourages students’ active participation and leadership role in all S.T.E.M. fields and disciplines, including Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Nursing, Physics, Astronomy, Medicine, and Pharmacy.
Everyone is welcome to attend the Wednesday noon seminars and there is no admission charge.
If you are interested in joining the S.T.E.M. Club or need more information, please contact:
Dr. Mohamed Ayoub, 262-808-4118
|President: Rachel Uhren||
Co-President: Felix Chavez-Almeda
|Vice President: Brandon Parsons||Co-Vice President: Angela Pereira Prazeres|
|Treasurer: Blake Karsten||Co-Treasurer: Aricka Ullius|
|Secretary: Shakeya Davis||
Co-Secretary: Ariahna Grossenbacher
- Facilitate and enhance students’ understanding of S.T.E.M.
- Promote students’ active involvement and participation in co-curricular S.T.E.M.-based activities
- Attract, recruit and retain more students in the S.T.E.M. fields
- Help form a S.T.E.M. community on campus
- Strengthen the links among the S.T.E.M. departments
- Build relationships with area industry and research institutions
- Assist in improving the teaching and learning of S.T.E.M. on campus
Student paid internship programs between UWM at Washington County Chemistry Department and several area companies have been established. Firms include: Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals, Chem-Tech International in Random Lake and Serigraph, Inc. (Research & Development) in West Bend. Additional collaborative projects are being developed with the local industry as well as area public schools.
17th Year UW-WC S.T.E.M. Club Guest Speakers (2016-2017)
Mr. Peter Skopec (WISPIRG), Mr. Tyler Huebner (RENEW Wisconsin), Dr. Jennifer Szydlik (Math, UW-Oshkosh), Dr. Tom Zinnen (Biotechnology, UW-Extension & UW-Madison) Dr. Scott Cooper (Biology, UW-La Crosse), Dr. James Madsen (Physics, UW-River Falls), Dr. Brittany Player (Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin), Dr. Phyllis King (Occupational Science & Therapy, UW-Milwaukee), Dr. George Kraft (Water Resources, UW-Stevens Point), Dr. Regina Murphy (Chemical & Biological Engineering, UW-Madison), Dr. Wayne Schaefer (Biology, UW-WC), Dr. Jeremy Solin (Wisconsin ThinkWater Network), Dr. Gary Britton, (Mathematics, UW-WC), Dr. Scott Fellenz (Family Pet Clinic, Menomonee Falls), Ms. Michelle Miller (Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems, UW-Madison).